do-little

[ doo-lit-l ]
/ ˈduˌlɪt l /

noun

a lazy person; one who does little but does not admit to it.

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Origin of do-little

First recorded in 1580–90; do1 + little
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Example sentences from the Web for do-little

  • There are many temples like his, and little joy is in them; but they are good enough for the god "Do-Little."

    "Say Fellows--"|Wade C. Smith